RAFID unites the university and other research groups that work in the field of development studies. Their aim is to facilitate access to information, documentation and training in development studies. On their site, you will find a data base with a meta search in journals relevant for that field and all the (bibliographical) information provided by the partner organisations.
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CEsA is specifically oriented towards the study of economic and social development in the so-called "developing countries" of Africa (particularly Sub-Saharan Africa and, there, the Portuguese speaking countries), Asia (namely Asia-Pacific and South Asia) and Latin America. You will find many online full text documents. [editors ilissAfrica]
APAD is a network promoting dialogue between African and European researchers in the social sciences as well as with developments agents.Initially devoted to the empirical studies of interactions brought about by development, APAD's approach has evolved towards research regarding social change on the African continent in its broadest sense. The APAD Bulletin (Engl / French) is accessible online free of charge (it contains scientific articles).
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Information about the degree programme "Geographical research in development in Africa". You will find information on the Bachelor studies (a master is not offered yet). Moreover, there are some documents for download, among others "Studying Africa. A guide to the sources". [editors ilissAfrica]
Homepage of the African Studies at the School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. You will find information on the studies, research projects etc. Under "publications", you can find many fulltext documents (mostly English) mainly mastertheses since 2005 (country focus: East Africa - Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Kenya, ..), but also working papers and publications in their own series "Perspectives on Development Cooperation in Africa". ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The Institute of African Studies of the Zhejiang Normal University has two key academic projects: Contemporary African Development Issues and Contemporary Sino-African Relations. Furthermore, it has several centres for different research fields (see table of contents). The homepage gives you an overview over the structure of and the research done at the institute. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
"The Institute of Regional and Global Studies is a unit of the Faculty of Geography and Regional Studies of the University of Warsaw. Nowadays the ISRiG is a unique scientific and scholarly centre in Poland dealing with the issues of developing countries. It is distinguished by the interdisciplinarity of its research. The Institute gathers geographers, economists, ethnologists, historians, sociologists and scholars in political science and international relations." ... [according to site editor’s information]
"CSNEC is a research institute within the Division I - Social Sciences - of the Polish Academy of Sciences. It was estabilished in 1962 and conducts interdisciplinary studies (combing sociology, economics, history, and political sciences) into processes taking place in Asian, African, and South American countries with special emphasis on cultural factors of development." You will find two different journals for free download (among others the complete "Hemispheres. Studies on Cultures and Societies" - annual in English) [according to site editor’s information] ... [supplemented]
The website of the "Laboratoire d’anthropologie des mondes contemporains" ("Institute for Anthropology of contemporary worlds") offers information on its research areas (see tabel of contents), on publications, staff, their journal "Civilisations" (fulltext available for free with a moving wall of 3 years), research projects and much more. ... [editors ilissAfrica]